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51-59, HIGH STREET

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 51-59, HIGH STREET

List entry Number: 1135568

Location

51-59, HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wakefield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Crofton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Mar-1977

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342330

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SE31NE CROFTON HIGH STREET (north side)

3/26 Nos 51 to 59 (odd) 21.3.77

GV II

House and attached cottages, altered to row of 5 cottages. Late C17 house (Nos 51 and 53) encasing earlier timber frame, mid C18 cottages; all have mid-late C20 alterations. Hammer-dressed stone with stone slate and pantile roofs. 2 storeys with single storey outshut to rear of Nos 51, 53 and 57. Nos 51 and 53 originally 2-cell house with central lobby-entry plan which retains doorway with tie-stone jambs and segmental-arched lintel, other inserted cottage doorway to left end. 3 windows to each floor with renewed stone lintels and sills. Coped gables with kneelers. Central stack to ridge. Nos 55 and 57 single-cell cottages, each with doorway with window over and plain window with same above; projecting band broken by inserted bay window of No 57. Coped gables. Central brick ridge stack (rendered). No 59, at right angles to rear of No 57, largely remodelled and has 2 bays of large C20 windows to each floor and doorway flanked by windows with window above. Central ridge stack (rendered).

Interior: No 53 has fireplace with large shallow-arched lintel with chamfered surround. Stop-chamfered spine beam and large-scantling joists, post to timbered arcade.



Listing NGR: SE3791917853

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National Grid Reference: SE 37919 17853

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